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"Healthy Paramount" Kick-Off Sept. 23 at Salud Park


Starting in September, a new, year-long initiative called "Healthy Paramount" will be introduced to the City. Spearheaded by AppleCare Medical Group, "Healthy Paramount" will involve special events, health screenings, and programs designed to encourage healthy behaviors among Paramount residents.

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District to Hold "Quartermania" Fundraiser for PEP Scholarships


The Paramount Unified School District will be holding a "Quartermania" fundraiser for the Paramount Education Partnership (PEP) college scholarship on Wednesday, October 11, at the Paramount High School Gymnasium, 14429 Downey Ave.

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Register Your Students for After-School Program


STAR (Success Through Academics & Recreation) is an after-school program run by the City and the School District that provides homework help and literacy enhancement while promoting healthy living with physical activities.

STAR registration is now open for the upcoming school year with many open spots at the K-8th campuses. There is a one-time fee of $10. Click here to download  English  and   Spanish  the registration form.

Register at the Recreation office, 15300 Downey Ave. or call (562) 220-2121. Covers Environmental Issues in Town

The City of Paramount has created an Environmental Portal on the internet, a website providing facts and information to residents and businesses about our City's environment.

The site, which will be evolving as far as presentation and data, focuses on the areas of air and water. The City seeks a balance of residential, commercial, and industrial opportunities; however, in all cases, a clean and safe environment must come first. Please visit at

Paramount on YouTube


A line up of Paramount productions - from the city, not the movie studio - is now on the video-streaming website YouTube. Shows highlight such things as public presentations at City Council meetings, special community events, an oral history of the our town, and other Paramount profiles. Click this link to visit

HUD Consolidated and Action Plans Available for Viewing

HUD Consolidated and Action Plans

Attached is the 2017-2021 Consolidated Plan inclusive of the 2017-2021 Action Plan.

City Photo Gallery Now Online


Photographs taken at City events and gatherings are now available for viewing on the website SmugMug. You can find the Paramount "gallery" at

We have hundreds of photos from the most recent Halloween Carnival and all of the City's holiday events. And they can be downloaded for free. Click on the photo, then hit the download icon at the bottom right part of the screen. Enjoy!

All photographs taken by the City of Paramount at our programs and events may be used by the City for marketing of these programs and events on printed and electronic formats.

Draft Consolidated Annual Performance Evaluation Report (CAPER) Ready for Review

The City of Paramount has prepared the draft Consolidated Annual Performance Evaluation Report (CAPER) for the 2016-2017 Fiscal Year. The CAPER provides an assessment of the City's performance in using Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME) funds in meeting the City's housing and community development goals that were included in the 2016-2017 One Year Action Plan.


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ROPS Payment Schedule

On January 30, 2017, the Oversight Board for the Successor Agency for the Paramount Redevelopment Agency approved the Recognized Obligations Payment Schedule (ROPS 17-18) for the period July 1, 2017 through June 30, 2018. The ROPS was submitted to the California Department of Finance for review.

ROPS 17-18 (July 1, 2017 through June 30, 2018)
ROPS 16-17 (July 1, 2016 through June 30, 2017)

Additional information about the elimination of redevelopment agencies can be found on the California Department of Finance's website.


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